Founded in 1933, Ryder is a FORTUNE 500® commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions company. Operating in the automotive supply chain arena for more than 40 years, we are the largest automotive lead logistics provider and support hundreds of manufacturing and assembly plants in North America.
Ryder experts develop customized solutions to fit the unique challenges of today’s parts complexity, high quality standards and lower unit volumes – from optimizing day-to-day logistics operations to synchronizing the supply of parts and finished goods with customer demand. Ryder can help you adopt a flexible manufacturing model that adapts to shifts in consumer demand and industry trends, as well as help re-engineer your automotive logistics to reduce costs, facilitate flexible manufacturing and let you focus on your core business. Ryder has a proven track record helping companies with lean manufacturing, just-in-time parts delivery and production flexibility, as well as inbound material flow.
The company has repeatedly been recognized by numerous OEMs for its product innovation, leadership and service quality performance. For example, General Motors named Ryder Supplier of the Year from 2004-2007 and 2009-2013, while Toyota Motor Sales USA has previously named us Carrier of the Year and Truck Intermodal Logistics Partner of the Year. Ryder’s client list also includes Chrysler, Delphi, Ford, Honda, Nissan, Fiat Group and Volkswagen.
For three years in a row, Ryder has been ranked as one of the top 250 US companies in the Newsweek Green Rankings. It is also a charter member of the NGV Fleet Forum and a member of the Department of Energy’s National Clean Fleets partnership.
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Air Charter Authority is a leading provider of cargo aircraft charter services. Air Charter Authority offers worldwide expertise in all aspects of air charter operations, and our specialists deliver the most complete, scalable and flexible support available in the marketplace. Our qualified and experienced team of air cargo charter professionals combines extensive real-world experience with resourceful and innovative planning to create the right solutions for the most challenging needs. With 24/7 service we react quickly and can have aircraft moving for our customers at short notice. We strive to deliver adaptable, air cargo charter solutions that can be quickly dispatched to any location, any time for any freight.View website
Air Charter Service (ACS) is an award-winning, global leader in providing cargo aircraft charter solutions. Our network of 20 offices spanning all six major continents has access to over 50,000 aircraft worldwide and we arrange more than 10,000 charters annually. Our dedicated charter specialists work together to source the most competitive rates and move the cargo that keeps industries alive.
From urgent ‘Go Now’ requests, to large project consignments, ACS’s aviation consultants offer an unrivalled range of time-critical charter solutions for the automotive industry.
Our On Board Courier Division offers a personalized, international courier service to deliver time-critical consignments to the automotive industry. Taking advantage of the company’s unparalleled global coverage, ACS’s international service will take care of the logistics to ensure on-time parcel deliveries.
For the fourth consecutive year, ACS was named Cargo Charter Broker of the Year at the ACW World Cargo Awards.View website
About APL Logistics
APL Logistics works with the top names in the automotive industry to improve their supply chains. We help OEMs and Tier suppliers optimize the extended automotive supply chain – from managing the inbound flow of parts and materials into assembly plants, to the distribution of finished vehicles – to help drive down landed costs and increase logistics efficiencies. Our comprehensive experience and dedicated sector focus has earned the trust of many leading vehicle manufacturers and Tier suppliers by tackling some of their most demanding supply chain challenges.
VASCOR is a third party logistics provider offering customers throughout the automotive industry a full suite of supply chain logistics solutions. With over 25 years of experience in providing both inbound logistics and finished vehicles services, VASCOR has remained laser-focused on boosting efficiency, profitability and visibility for our clients.View website
We are one of the world’s leading supply chain companies providing end-to-end design, implementation and operational capabilities in freight forwarding, contract logistics, transportation management and distribution management.
We have approximately 42,000 employees who are dedicated to delivering effective and robust supply chain solutions across a variety of sectors, including automotive and tires, consumer and retail, energy, healthcare, industrial, aerospace, publishing and technology. CEVA is a global leader in the automotive sector. Our customers include a “who’s who” list of automotive manufacturers and suppliers.
We apply our operational expertise to provide world-class supply chain services across our integrated network, with a presence in over 170 countries. As a global and richly diverse organisation, we work as one team and focus on delivering lasting value to our customers. This is how we help make business flow.View website
DSV is a global supplier of transport and logistics solutions with offices in more than 80 countries and an international network of partners and agents.
We provide logistics services to the automotive industry, which is one of the most complex sectors of all due to the ever-increasing flow of materials between continents and the diverse range of supply chain strategies employed. For well over 20 years, DSV has been recognized and trusted by OEMs and Tier suppliers around the world for its innovative approach, commitment to quality and robust network covering the whole supply chain.
Our automotive organisation is divided into the following sub-sectors…
– system and component suppliers
– motorcycle and recreational
– service parts
…and over 40,000 DSV employees deliver a worldwide annual revenue of $12 billion.
Hub Group is a leading transportation management company. We provide intermodal, highway and logistics services. Reliable and reputable, we are a $3.5 billion publicly-traded company with over 45 years of financial stability setting our foundation for success. Our goal is to implement strategic freight management plans that allow us to best service each customer and we offer an array of services that can be blended to meet each customer’s needs.
Hub Group has experience in logistics across all automotive sectors including OEMs, tier one and tier two parts suppliers in NAFTA markets. With sales personnel and operations spread out across North America to meet customers’ needs from coast to coast, Hub Group is well-equipped to drive out complexity and cost wherever possible and ensure that our customers’ automotive goods arrive intact and on time, every time.View website
Focusing on the unique needs of the automotive shipper, ICL is the leading provider of finished vehicle supply chain solutions in North America with:
• web-native solutions designed from the customer’s perspective, optimised to meet the demands of the finished automotive transportation process;
• the collective knowledge and real-world experience of our management team and support staff, operating as a force multiplier for our customers;
• a commitment to continuous improvement, both in the capabilities of our solutions and in the support we provide our customers and their logistics partners.
Our success is built on understanding and serving the needs of the automotive shipper. Working as a partner with OEMs, processors and carriers, ICL is helping to move the industry forward through improved process management and collaboration. Let ICL show you how we are redefining the future of logistics.View website
At Jack Cooper, we believe the road to success is paved with integrity. For over 85 years, we have built a sterling reputation of trust through our commitment to innovation and excellence.
Our businesses and services span the United States, Mexico, and Canada, and our fleet of finished vehicle carriers is one of the largest in North America.
We are capable of delivering integrated transportation and logistics solutions and meeting the most complex automotive supply chain challenges across land transportation, ocean transportation, rail and yard management, vehicle inspections, claims management, title services, and other value-added services.
- Over 4,500 employees throughout North America
- 59 Terminals throughout the United States, Mexico, and Canada
Landstar has been servicing the automotive industry for more than 25 years and provides a single point of contact for logistics services and integrated transport management solutions. Our services are GPS tracked and include air and ocean freight, vans, super-vans, flatbeds, drop-decks and ground and air expediting for those times when urgency is required.
We run 24/7 so we’re always ready to meet your needs, whether planned or unplanned. With more than 1,100 agents, 8,900 leased owner operators, 14,000 trailers and 38,000 other available capacity providers, we have a solution to your transportation challenge. Our network is built to deliver; Landstar’s unique global transportation system of independent agents and capacity providers offers you greater flexibility to meet your needs.View website
Montway is one of the largest auto transport management companies in the US, providing full and large volume car shipping services across all 50 states. With a network of over 10,000 experienced carrier partners, we are competitively positioned to support the specialised shipping requirements of the auto industry, accommodating every vehicle and open or enclosed transport with guaranteed pick up dates.
As the most reputable and technologically advanced provider of transport and integrated finished logistics solutions, Montway enables manufacturers, dealers and auctions, Fortune 500 companies and government transport services to ramp up productivity and more effectively manage their car hauling needs.
Montway is renowned for expert care and the highest quality customer service, A+ accredited by the Better Business Bureau. Get instant quotes, book directly, track your shipments and run company reports through Montway’s easy and efficient partner interface.View website
Penske Logistics is an award-winning and market-leading logistics service provider with extensive experience serving automotive manufacturers and Tier one automotive suppliers around the globe. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, our engineers provide supply chain and logistics solutions that deliver powerful business results.
Our core services include dedicated contract carriage, distribution center management, transportation management, lead logistics, freight brokerage and logistics engineering consulting services. To learn more about Penske Logistics and its expertise in the automotive industry and many other industries please visit our website, or call 1-800-529-6531 to discuss your business needs.View website
ProTrans has been providing innovative customer solutions for over 24 years.
We understand that your supply chain is unique and unlike any other. We understand that you need a partner that operates on the cutting edge while delivering world-class business analytics.
Our programs integrate with your business enterprise, driving solutions which optimise our customers’ time, money and resources. We are an operator as well as a manager in your network – which ultimately drives bottom-line savings, reduced claims, improved transit times and increased visibility.
ProTrans is ‘A Perfect Fit’ for your unique supply chain.
Royale International is a global logistics company specializing in time critical, hand carry and next flight out services for many Fortune 500 companies in the aerospace, automotive, semiconductor and technology industries. We have an unrivalled reputation for our excellent customer service, extensive global network coverage and personalized logistics solutions.View website
Surgere is the industry leader in automotive packaging visibility and control. We optimize our clients packaging supply chain with innovation, technology, engineering and financial solutions.
COS Enterprise is the heart of Surgere’s packaging management platform; featuring advanced data analytics, robust micro and macro dashboards, customizable reports, widgets and more. COS allows OEMs, tier suppliers, logistics providers and supply chain professionals to access and share their unique asset data through a powerful and universal packaging data ecosystem – COS Enterprise.
With supporting platform modules and inputs (sRFID, PFEP+, TVC, USPEC, APaK), Surgere is able to present a truly unique toolset to its clients and provide full visibility and control to all aspects of the packaging lifecycle and supply chain.
As Surgere technology continues to shine light into the ‘black holes’ of automotive and continues connecting the industry through a shared data ecosystem, our clients avoid loss, find optimization and benefit from accurate data allowing truly informed decisions.View website
UPDS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Union Pacific Railroad, is a third-party logistics company specializing in rail-based logistics solutions for customers who demand top performance from their transportation suppliers. With an emphasis on serving the automotive industry, UPDS provides total logistics solutions for OEM, tier supplier and 3PL customers by utilizing rail carload and intermodal. We offer technology solutions to provide industry-leading shipment visibility to support efficient supply chains in a JIT environment. In addition, Union Pacific Carrier Services (UPCS) offers expedited truckload, container and railcar deviation management in support of rail-based logistics programmes.
With a service area spanning North America and the NAFTA corridor, UPDS has the capability and experience to drive cost savings for the automotive industry. We do this in a safe and timely manner while utilizing the most environmentally-friendly mode of transportation available.View website
XPO Logistics is a top ten global provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world.
The company provides services for truckload brokerage and transportation, last mile logistics, engineered supply chain solutions, high-value-add warehousing and distribution, ground and air expedite, less-than-truckload transportation, intermodal, drayage, managed transportation and global forwarding.
XPO serves more than 50,000 customers with a highly integrated network of over 87,000 employees and 1,440 locations in 33 countries. XPO’s corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France.View website
CHEP is part of Brambles (ASX: BXB), a supply-chain logistics company operating in more than 60 countries, primarily through the CHEP and IFCO brands. The group specialises in the pooling of unit-load equipment and associated services, focusing on the outsourced management of pallets, crates and containers. Brambles employs more than 14,000 people and owns approximately 500m pallets, crates and containers through a global network of approximately 850 service centres. Brambles serves several industries including retail, aviation, oil and gas, and manufacturing.
CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions is one of the dedicated divisions within Brambles, working with over 3,000 customers including the top OEM and tier one brands globally since 1975. With its environmentally friendly, cost-saving, multi-user shared container pooling service, CHEP reduces the total supply chain cost per part whilst improving the efficiency and carbon footprint of its customers.View website
Convertible Trailer Manufacturing Worldwide
Transforming Auto Logistics
The automotive logistics sector has the highest empty mile factor of any transportation sector worldwide. CTM believes this needs to stop!
We have engineered and are manufacturing auto carrier convertible trailers that have been patented and uniquely designed to eliminate empty backhauls. This translates into increased benefits for all automotive industry stakeholders.
After delivering a vehicle load, our Convertible Trailer transforms into a flatbed and is thus capable of carrying a variety of freight products including conventional shipping containers, AutoBoxes, and mixed loads.
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) delivers global logistics and shipping solutions to manufacturers of cars, trucks, heavy equipment and specialised cargo such as rail cars, power generators, mining equipment and yachts.
WWL’s sophisticated supply chain management services ensure efficient integration of ocean transportation, inland distribution, cargo processing and a wide range of technical services.
WWL is an industry leader in developing solutions to reduce its operational impact on the environment.
The company has 7,000 employees and deploys 50-plus vessels servicing 12 trade routes to six continents. Last year, WWL moved 3.7m autos, rolling equipment and breakbulk units worldwide.
Learn more at www.2wglobal.com.
Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, and customized capabilities in developed and developing economies. Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics, with $5 billion revenue and more than 22,000 employees in 500 offices across 100 countries.View website
CNW Courier Network delivers customised, reliable and efficient NFO (next flight out) solutions for time and mission-critical shipments. Improve your automotive logistics, supply chain and machine-down challenges with a customised courier route using the fastest and most risk-free service available, 24/7. CNW delivers, so you can keep your manufacturing process on schedule.View website
Over the last 15 years flexis has become a leader in providing the automotive industry with innovative, advanced planning and global supply chain solutions. We have a full line of modular solutions that address the entire order-to-delivery planning horizon, including: S&OP; demand capacity management; order slotting; balancing; sequencing; production control; and supply chain monitoring.View website
GEODIS is a France-based international transport and logistics provider. Industry-specific solutions are at the core of our value proposition, and we have a long-standing history serving the automotive industry. More than 38,000 employees in 67 countries make GEODIS what it is today; a growth partner for its clients worldwide.View website
Goodpack is the world leader in steel intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), a multi-modal, reusable metal box system that provides packaging, transporting and storage for global core industries. We are a critical partner in providing a safe, efficient and environmentally-friendly packing solution that can be integrated into existing supply chain systems.View website
GT Nexus operates the world’s largest cloud-based business network and execution platform for global trade and supply chain management. More than $100 billion in trade flows through our network annually, and over 25,000 businesses use our standard, multi-enterprise collaboration platform. Customers include adidas, Caterpillar, DHL, Electrolux, HP, Levi Strauss, Nestlé, Pfizer and Weyerhaeuser.View website
INFORM provides over 1,000 organisations with state-of-the-art logistics optimisation software. Using technologies developed by leading academics in the fields of process optimisation and operations management, INFORM solutions serve OEMs and 3PLs alike in areas including yard management, network planning, load optimisation, and inbound truck management.
INFORM’s SyncroTESS platform, built specifically for the vehicle logistics sector, enables intelligent planning, management of complex processes, visibility and real-time operational optimisation from plant to dealer.
At JDA, we’re fearless leaders. We’re the leading provider of end-to-end, integrated retail and supply chain planning and execution solutions for more than 4,000 customers worldwide. The company has over 4,800 global associates, 400 patents granted or pending and our services are spread across over 70 global locations. The company started in 1978 as a software solutions provider and grew both organically and through strategic acquisitions to expand our product offering to include, merchandising, replenishment, supply chain and factory management as well as warehouse and workforce management. Our unique solutions empower our clients to achieve more by optimising costs, increasing revenue and reducing time to value so they can always deliver on their customer promises. Using JDA, you can plan to deliver.View website
JMN logistics has been providing quality transportation to all aspects of the automobile industry since 1999. Our rapidly growing fleet, extensive carrier network, strict customer satisfaction guidelines, competitive rates, cutting-edge technology and experienced staff will continue to make us a leader in the transportation marketplace. With JMN….one call does it all !View website
KhS Global is the hail repair company of choice for numerous manufacturers worldwide. Last year we made over 60,000 paintless dent repairs. KhS also offers manufacturers a variety of other services including stamping reworks, overspray removal, wind damage repair and OEM glass replacement. For more please visit us at khsglobal.com.View website
LLamasoft, Inc. provides software and expertise to help large organizations design and improve their supply chain network operations. LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru enables companies to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain operations, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation.View website
Macro Plastics is a manufacturer of returnable/reusable packaging that fully optimises the worldwide transportation and movement of automotive parts. Leveraging our partnerships with the top 3PL providers, Macro Plastics IsoBins optimise shipping efficiencies, dramatically reduce costs and provide considerable environmental benefits.View website
NAS provides integrated logistical support through a combination of services including damage estimate surveys, used vehicle condition reports, port modifications, inspections, recalls, overspray removal and hail damage repair. Since 1982 NAS have serviced over 450,000 claims for OEMs, vehicle processing centres and major insurers. We respond quickly, efficiently and with a sense of urgency.View website
Palogix Supply Chain Services
Palogix Supply Chain Services is a full service 3PL and brokerage. We specialize in transportation management, network optimization, freight bill & audit, and warehouse management. Our goal is to work collaboratively with our partner carriers, analyzing customer needs to deliver value to their supply chain.View website
ProAct International, a supply chain software solutions company, has worked globally with some of the biggest names in the industry for over 25 years, deploying unique and innovative mission-critical solutions. We offer differentiating solutions to a client base that is typically made up of high-profile global 3PLs, LLPs/4PLs and manufacturers.View website
Schnellecke Logistics provides comprehensive automotive supply chain solutions. Our worldwide logistics competences comply with the highest industry standards in quality & safety, contributing to the success of our customers through the development and implementation of cost effective, value-adding and tailored logistics solutions, based on LEAN Management principles.View website
TFT is a dynamic and innovative quality services provider with flexible resources aligned to support your supply chain in the most cost-effective manner. From logistics and distribution, to final vehicle verification, we design customized-strategic solutions to support your growing needs; as a seamless extension of your workforce or as an off-site resource.View website
We are the country’s most diversified and technologically advanced finished vehicle logistics provider. United Road delivers over three million vehicles annually using its proprietary, web-based, patented OVISS information system; licensed inside and outside the industry. With over 2,000 owned and dedicated trucks and thousands of qualified carrier partners, we move vehicles for 10,000 unique new, used and specialty vehicle customers each year.View website
UTi Worldwide – Automotive Vertical
We speak your language
UTi is an international, globally integrated logistics company providing freight forwarding, contract logistics and supply chain management services.
We deliver quantified value to your complex automotive supply chains through our client centric global automotive organization, having dedicated teams of global automotive specialists built around our clients.View website